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La Mexicana

519 NW 5th St, Richmond, IN 47374-2971
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
17 Aug 2017
“Don't judge this place by the outside ”
31 Jul 2017
“Second visit”
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519 NW 5th St, Richmond, IN 47374-2971
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch after my daughter (an Earlham College student) told me how good it was. Wow--delicious, friendly staff and inexpensive. We split a steak burrito and it was plenty. Staff were very helpful and friendly. The inside was clean, not fancy, with...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Each time we come to Indiana we stop here to eat. Staff is so friendly and the food is AMAZING! This trip we brought along coolers to buy extras for the evening and next day. I highly recommend this place to everyone who loves Mexican...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Great food and extra great service. Like most reviewers state, the outside looks of the place are deceiving.... inside is not fancy but is neat and clean..... food is authentic and homemade in quality.... and the quality and portion size is a step above excellent!...More

Thank Kurt V
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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Food smelled wonderful. Huge amount of food that I couldn't finish. The steak burrito was fabulous. Make sure to bring a cooler with ice to pack up the left overs. Reasonable prices and will definitely ride our motorcycles out this way again.

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Reviewed 13 January 2017

It's a little rough on the outside but the food is good. The burritos are bigger than most appetites and stuffed full.

Thank John B
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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Very authentic. Delicioso!!! Very friendly staff you are made to feel welcome. I almost missed the drive so watch carefully.

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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Authentic Mexican in Richmond Indiana. Groceries too. Not fancy / but really good food - nice portion sizes.

Thank Haushold
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went here because of the good reviews. It was definitely an experience. It is a small grocery store and a couple tables with line cooks. You can watch them cook your food which is nice, but if you have never been...More

Thank 291tiffanyt
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I have never seen a bigger burrito in my life! I was taken in by this food item and found the other items quite edible. The place doesn't look very much from the outside, but it's what they serve that counts!

Thank RichardSchillen
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

My coworker picked us up some guacamole and chips today. She said they made it fresh after she ordered it. Absolutely delicious!

Thank Lisa C
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Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: 519 NW 5th St, Richmond, IN 47374-2971
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Richmond
The food was great and the service very friendly. The outside appearance is less than stellar but the inside was very clean. Earlham College student choice. We got the tip on La Mexicana from one of the student admissCollege and believe that this must be a popular "cheap eats" choice for students looking for something other than cafeteria fare.
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